Just before 9pm ET on Sunday night, Dow Jones Industrial futures are up 178 points and S & P 500 futures are up 20 points.
UPDATE: On Monday in Asia (Sunday night in the US), the stock markets in Japan, China, Australia, and South Korea are up 1.3% to 1.9%.
2D UPDATE (Monday afternoon): Though the Dow hit 140 points UP shortly after the opening on Monday morning, it quickly reversed, hitting 140 points DOWN at the low. By 3:15pm ET, the Dow had recovered to down 39 points.
3D UPDATE (Monday market close): The Dow closed down only 11 points (0.09%), while the NASDAQ and S & P 500 closed down 0.4%.